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Grass Family (Poaceae). Tobosagrass is a native, warm season rhizomatous perennial. The height ranges from 18 to 36 inches. The leaf blade is flat or somewhat rolled inward. The leaf sheath is shorter than the internodes. The nodes are hairy. The stems twist and curve inward at the top at maturity. The seedhead is a spike 1 ½ to 2 inches long. The spikelets are bearded at the base and whitish at maturity.
Distribution: For current distribution, please consult the Plant Profile page for this species on the PLANTS Web site.